Archive: Sustainability

28 Sep 2015

For U.S. Tribes, a Movement to Revive Native Foods and Lands

On ancestral lands, the Fond du Lac band in Minnesota is planting wild rice and restoring wetlands damaged by dams, industry, and logging. Their efforts are part of a growing trend by Native Americans to bring back traditional food sources and heal scarred landscapes. READ MORE

24 Sep 2015

How One African Village Learned To Live with Its Wildlife and Prosper

The second runner-up in the Yale Environment 360 Video Contest tells the story of the residents of a forest village in central Mozambique who have helped create a tourist destination centered on an elephant population that once wreaked havoc in their community. READ MORE

23 Sep 2015

One Scientist’s Hopeful View On How to Repair the Planet

Ecological crises may be piling up in a seemingly hopeless cascade, but Swedish scientist Johan Rockström says the next few decades offer an unparalleled opportunity to undo the damage. READ MORE

17 Sep 2015

An Up-Close View of Bristol Bay’s Astonishing Sockeye Salmon Runs

The first runner-up in the 2015 Yale Environment 360 Video Contest captures stunning images of the abundant sockeye salmon runs in Bristol Bay, Alaska, and tells the story of a 70-year-old project that has been studying the millions of salmon that annually pour into the region’s rivers to spawn. READ MORE

15 Sep 2015

What Pope Francis Should Say In His Upcoming UN Address

Pope Francis will speak to the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 25 about poverty, the environment, and sustainable development. In a Yale Environment 360 forum, seven leading thinkers on the environment and religion describe what they would like to hear the pope say. READ MORE

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e360 digest

01 Oct 2015: International Space Station Gives Glimpse of China's Aquaculture Sector

24 Sep 2015: Nearly Half of U.S. Seafood Is Wasted Annually, New Study Shows

23 Sep 2015: Interview: A Scientist’s View On How to Repair the Planet

17 Sep 2015: Chaotic Illegal Timber Trade Threatens Crucial Forests in Southeast Asia

16 Sep 2015: Unchecked Consumerism Causing Record-Breaking Resource Use, Study Says

15 Sep 2015: Forum: What the Pope Should Say in His Upcoming UN Address

11 Sep 2015: Flooding Fields in Winter May Help California Water Woes, Study Suggests

03 Sep 2015: In Booming Aquaculture Industry, A Move to Plant-Based Food for Fish

20 Aug 2015: Solar Decathlon: The Search for The Best Carbon-Neutral House

29 Jul 2015: Global Population Projected to Reach 11 Billion by 2100, U.N. Estimates


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